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Annual Encampment Saratoga Springs/Solomon W. Russell Commander

Object Number: 
Z3246
Medium: 
metal and fabric
Dimensions: 
3 3/4 x 2 inches
Description: 
round medal with 3/4 portrait of Solomon W. Russel Commander (text surrounding), verso: genre scene of native american family with text HIGH ROCK in center, surrounded by text: SEAL OF THE CITY OF SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., INCORPORATED 1915, red, white, and blue ribbon with front text: ANNUAL ENCAMPMENT SARATOGA SPRINGS NY.Y JUNE 26-28, 1917, metal decorative clasp with DELEGATE seperated by pinnacle with seal stating G.A.R. 1881-1886
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group